IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 1990-2000 5-6 breeding pairs C6
Great White Egret Ardea alba LC passage 1991-1998 1-2 individuals C6

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Renchniederung Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,856 protected area overlaps with site 1,420
Östliches Hanauer Land Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,409 protected area overlaps with site 780
Korker Wald Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,827 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Renchniederung. Downloaded from on 27/11/2022.